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2018 Invited Speakers

Fourier Transform Spectroscopy (FTS)
Hyperspectral Imaging and Sounding of the Environment (HISE)
Optics and Photonics for Energy & the Environment (E2)
Optics in Solar Energy (SOLAR)
Solid-state Lighting (SSL)

Fourier Transform Spectroscopy (FTS)

  • Iouli Gordon, Harvard-Smithsonian Ctr for AstrophysicsUnited States
    HITRAN2016 and Beyond: Reference Molecular Spectroscopy in the XXI Century Keynote
  • Kevin Bowman, Jet Propulsion LaboratoryUnited States
    Tropospheric Emission Spectrometer: Past and Future of Earth System Sounding
  • Scott Diddams, National Inst of Standards & TechnologyUnited States
    Dual-Comb Electric Field Sampled Infrared Spectroscopy
  • Lei Ding, Shanghai Inst of Technical Physics LibChina
    Geostationary Interferometric Infrared Sounder (GIIRS) for Chinese Meteorological Satellites (FY-4A and beyond)
  • Jonathan Gero, University of Wisconsin-MadisonUnited States
    A highly accurate correction for self apodization effects on Fourier Transform Spectrometer spectra
  • Ronald Holzwarth, Menlo Systems GmbHGermany
    Compact dual-comb systems: from precision spectroscopy to satellite ranging
  • David Lancaster, University of South AustraliaAustralia
    A chip based dual frequency-comb Fourier spectrometer
  • Jeffery Langille, University of New BrunswickCanada
    Limb-scatter Measurements of Water Vapour from NASA's ER-2 Airplane using Spatial Heterodyne Spectroscopy
  • Tsuneo Matsunaga, National Inst for Environmental StudiesJapan
    FTS and FTS-2 Onboard Japanese GOSAT Earth Observation Satellite Series
  • Kaoru Minoshima, University of Electro-CommunicationsJapan
  • David Naylor, University of LethbridgeCanada
    The SPICA SAFARI Fourier Trransform Spectrometer
  • Hirofumi Oyama, National Inst for Environmental StudiesJapan
    Greenhouse gas column measurements by ground-based FTS
  • Gregory Rieker, University of Colorado at BoulderUnited States
    Dual-frequency comb spectroscopy for dynamic, high-pressure combustion systems
  • Lucile Rutkowski, Umea UniversitetFrance
  • Sarah Safieddine, LATMOSFrance
    IASI satellite observations: best-of 2017-2018
  • Naoko Saitoh, Chiba UniversityJapan
  • Locke Spencer, Cardiff UniversityCanada
  • Joe Taylor, University of Wisconsin-MadisonUnited States
    An Analysis and Correction of Polarization Induced Calibration Errors for the Cross-track Infrared Sounder (CrIS) Sensor
  • Konstantin Vodopyanov, University of Central Florida, CREOLUnited States
    Massively parallel sensing of trace molecules and their isotopologues with broadband subharmonic mid-infrared frequency combs
  • Takeshi Yasui, University of TokushimaJapan
    Dual-comb spectroscopic ellipsometry
  • Martin Kaufmann, Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbHGermany
    A Miniaturized Limb Sounder Utilizing a Spatial Heterodyne Spectrometer for the Observation of the Molecular Oxygen Atmospheric Band

Hyperspectral Imaging and Sounding of the Environment (HISE)

  • Henry Revercomb, University of Wisconsin-MadisonUnited States
    Advances and Advantages of the Fourier Transform Spectometer (FTS) for infrared remote sensing in support of Numerical Weather Prediction (NWP) and establishing a longterm record of climate trends Keynote
  • Odele Coddington, University of Colorado at BoulderUnited States
  • Jianping Guo, Chinese Academy of Meterological ScienceChina
  • Ichirou Ishimaru, Kagawa UniversityJapan
  • Jianguo Liu, Anhui Inst of Optics Fine MechanicsChina
  • Xiong Liu, Harvard-Smithsonian Ctr for AstrophysicsUnited States
  • Jon Murray, Imperial College LondonUnited Kingdom
    Retrieval of far-infrared spectral emissivity of ice and snow from airborne observations over Greenland: Measurement, variability and insights
    Calibration and Validation Related to Imaging Spectroscopy and their Relevance to Non-Renewable Resources Environment Applications for Regulatory Monitoring
  • Yolanda Shea, NASA Langley Research CenterUnited States
  • Paul Smith, University of Colorado at BoulderUnited States
  • Jacopo Taddeucci , Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e VulcanItaly
    Eruptions from UV to TIR: multispectral high-speed imaging of explosive volcanic activity
  • Jun Tanii, Japan Space SystemsJapan
  • Pinhua Xie, Anhui Inst of Optics Fine MechanicsChina
    NO2 gridded monitoring and emission flux estimation by a novel mobile two-axis DOAS instrument

Optics and Photonics for Energy & the Environment (E2)

  • David Crisp, Jet Propulsion LaboratoryUnited States
    Measuring Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide from the NASA Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 (OCO-2) Keynote
  • Weidong Chen, Universite du LittoralFrance
  • Lei Dong, Shanxi UniversityChina
    Photoacoustic H2S gas sensor for SF6 decomposition analysis in an electric power system
  • Richard Engeln, Technische Universiteit EindhovenNetherlands
  • Guillaume Genoud, VTT MIKES MetrologyFinland
    Laser spectroscopy for the monitoring of fugitive emissions from nuclear facilities
  • Jana Jágerská, Universitetet i TromsoNorway
    Trace Gas Spectroscopy on a Chip with Mid-Infrared Photonic Waveguides
  • R. Jason Jones, University of ArizonaUnited States
  • Myriam Raybaut, Office Natl d'Etudes Rech AerospatialesFrance
  • Wei Ren, Chinese University of Hong KongHong Kong
  • Santo Salinas, National University of SingaporeSingapore
  • Zeev Schmilovitch, Agricultural Research OrganizationIsrael
    Produce sorting by NIR spectrometry
  • M. Cather Simpson, University of AucklandNew Zealand
  • Yuzuru Takashima, University of ArizonaUnited States

Optics in Solar Energy (SOLAR)

  • Thomas White, Australian National UniversityAustralia
    Perovskite-silicon Tandem Solar Cells: Progress, Challenges and Opportunities Keynote
  • Nicklas Anttu, Lunds UniversitetSweden
  • Kwan Bum Choi, Solar Research Institute of SingaporeSingapore
    Modulated Photoluminescence Technique for Solar Cell Characterisation
  • Alexander Colsmann, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)Germany
  • Joe Coventry, Australian National University
    Concentrating Solar Thermal Power: Challenges and Opportunities, and the Importance of Solar Field Optical Quality
  • Shubham Duttagupta, National University of SingaporeSingapore
  • Nicholas Ekins-Daukes, University of New South WalesAustralia
    Light Trapping: From Silicon to III-V Solar Cells
  • Hiroyuki Fujiwara, Gifu UniversityJapan
    Explicit Determination of the Current Loss Mechanisms in Textured Si Solar Cells
  • Jan Goldschmidt, Fraunhofer Inst Solare Energie SystemeGermany
  • Sophia Haussener, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de LausanneSwitzerland
  • Karin Hinzer, University of OttawaCanada
    High Efficiency Photovoltaics: Ways to Push the Efficiencies Further
  • Baohua Jia, Swinburne University of TechnologyAustralia
  • Martina Schmid, Universität Duisburg-EssenGermany
    Bringing Light to Solar Absorbers: Nano- and Microoptical Concepts for Chalcopyrites and Beyond
  • Zhi Kuang Tan, National University of SingaporeSingapore
  • Jizhong Yao, MicroquantaChina

Solid-state Lighting (SSL)

  • Wei Huang, Northwestern Polytechnic UniversityChina
    Recent Advances in Flexible Electronics Keynote
  • Hilmi Volkan Demir, Nanyang Technological UniversitySingapore
    An Emerging Field of Nanocrystal Optoelectronics: All-Colloidal Nanocrystal Lasers of Quantum Dots to Wells
  • Wen-Yong Lai, Nanjing Univ of Posts & TelecommChina
    Robust Organic Emitters as Gain Media for Organic Lasers
  • Biwu Ma, Florida State UniversityUnited States
    Luminescent Low-Dimensional Organic Metal Halide Hybrids
  • Caroline Murawski, Kurt Schwabe Institute MeinsbergGermany
    New Applications of Organic LEDs in Biophotonics
  • Matthew Pelton, University of Maryland Baltimore CountyUnited States
    Carrier Dynamics and Lasing with Colloidal Quantum Wells
  • Zhi Kuang Tan, National University of SingaporeSingapore
    Stability Enhancement in Perovskite Light-Emitting Materials
  • Jianpu Wang, Nanjing Tech University LibraryChina
    Perovskite Light-Emitting Diodes based on Solution-Processed, Self-Organized Multiple Quantum Wells
  • Jingbi You, Chinese Academy of SciencesChina
    Efficient Perovskite Light-Emitting Diodes via Interface and Composition Engineering